Poisoned Pen Press

Murder on a Midsummer Night

By Kerry Greenwood - Published 2009

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Greenwood’s latest entry in the Phryne Fisher series, her 16th, has the unflappable Melbourne detective facing a multitude of problems: her 29th ...Read Review

Hollywood Buzz

By Margit Liesche - Published 2009

Genres:

MilitaryMystery/Crime

To begin with, Pucci Lewis is a WASP, Women’s Airforce Service Pilot, that is, the organization established during World War II to ...Read Review

The King of Ragtime

By Larry Karp - Published 2009

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The King of Ragtime is Karp’s second mystery featuring Scott Joplin. Following The Ragtime Kid, set in 1899 in Sedalia, Missouri, after the ...Read Review

A Question of Death: An Illustrated Phryne Fisher Treasury

By Kerry Greenwood - Published 2009

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeShort Stories

Fans of the inimitable Phryne Fisher will rejoice in this cornucopia of short stories, recipes, lists of Phryne’s favorite things, and other ...Read Review

Forsaken Soul

By Priscilla Royal - Published 2008

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

What could be more peaceful than summer in an English seaside village—the seaside village of Tyndal, for instance? A summer in Tyndal ...Read Review

Sweeping Up Glass

By Carolyn D. Wall - Published 2008

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

After reading Carolyn Wall’s debut novel, I literally could not move. With its haunting images of racial bias from the past, this ...Read Review

Queen of the Flowers

By Kerry Greenwood - Published 2008

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Phryne Fisher, a seemingly flighty, iconoclastic philanthropist, is hardly flummoxed when a former friend from the circus drops by for tea in her ...Read Review

The Mark of the Pasha

By Michael Pearce - Published 2008

Genres:

Thriller

Shortly after the First World War, Gareth Owen holds the position of Mamur Zapt, head of the budding secret service, in British-occupied Egypt. ...Read Review

The Angel Gang

By Ken Kuhlken - Published 2007

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

  “Turn on the radio, would you, Denny? … Find something loud, with horns.” So begins this Jazz Age crime drama. It’s a ...Read Review

Raisins and Almonds

By Kerry Greenwood - Published 2007

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

  This is the ninth installment in Kerry Greenwood’s series featuring Phryne Fisher, a wealthy, fashionable private investigator in Melbourne, Australia, in 1928. ...Read Review